Vache noire Rock Climbing
A bit out of the way but worth the trip.
the climbs are located within the Mont Tremblant National Park
, so membership or self-registration is mandatory.
Take Highway 15 N to Sainte-Agathe-des-Monts, then Route 117 to exit 107 towards Saint-Faustin-Lac-Carré; continue towards Lac-Supérieur and follow the signs to the La Diable Registration Centre.
You can park on self-register at the end of the separated road on your right just at the entrance to the park.
Climbing Season For the *Quebec Ice, Mixed & Alpine Climbing area.
Weather station 9.8 miles from here
8 Total Climbing Routes
['4 Stars',1],['3 Stars',6],['2 Stars',1],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
Featured Route For Vache noire
WI4 North America
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First pitch can be of lesser quality ice or stiffer than the suggested WI4.Belay on rock protection or screws depending on ice formation.Then follow the crusty snow/ice ramp to the left.Second pitch is the candy.Go up the gully/diedral that can be thin or even shy of yellowish ice on certain years.If the second pitch in entirely filled with ice,a standard rack of screws will protect it.If dryer,bring a few shorties as well as a standard rack of cams/nuts.A Laurentian Classic!...[more] Browse More Classics in International